Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday. That way he’ll have an excuse to do the same to start his workday, too.
RUNNING IT BACK
Ravens coach John Harbaugh said Monday that the team isn’t making “wholesale” changes coming out of the bye week. … The Ravens have gotten key contributions from their 11-player rookie class. … The team’s injury reports are about to get longer. … Defenses have paid more attention to tight end Dennis Pitta recently. … Mike Preston says that getting defensive tackle Haloti Ngata healthy is the top priority coming out of the bye.